More cases of polio reported in Nigeria

Health authorities have reported 4 new cases of polio in Nigeria. Three states were involved: Bauchi, Borno, and Yobe.

Travellers in these areas can reduce their risk of exposure to polio virus by ensuring that their childhood vaccinations, including polio, are up-to-date prior to travelling.

Visit our Health Library for more information on exposure to and the prevention of Polio.

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